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Updated to Q2 2017
Second-quarter contracts in the European melamine market settled at an increase, largely driven by snug supply.
Double-digit increases were heard throughout the market, with the extent dependent on the starting point and account.
The combination of lower imports, planned maintenance stoppages, and continued robust demand has tightened the European supply balance. The catalyst for the global tightening of melamine supply was production problems in China last year.
Second-quarter demand is traditionally the highest in the year, which added to the upward pressure in the market.
The performance of the construction sector has been strong, year to date. Demand last year was also very healthy, and because of this, it remains at a steady yet high level for many players in the market.
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